Punxsutawney Phil lied to us all. Just ask anyone who was in the path of Winter Storm Ryan last week.
Dirt lot dust control for Spring Training ensures a pleasant time for attendees, players, and staff at Cactus League parks. Arizona had nearly 8,000 attendees at the 2018 games. That’s a lot of folks to move in and out on roads, in parking lots, and walkways in a short amount of time. Dirt areas that … Read more
Don’t have room for a huge pile of Ice Slicer? No Problem! Getting your Ice Slicer in place for the winter doesn’t always mean a big pile of ice melt in a shed. Bagged Ice Slicer can be purchased in 1-ton palletized Super Sacks and 50 lb. bags for easy storage and distribution. Safety First! When it comes to … Read more
A Desert Mountain Corporation photo was selected to appear in the Winter 2018 Photo Contest for Mining Quarterly magazine. The contest featured submissions from all over the Western United States. The amazing photos showed mines in various stages of production from active to reclamation to historic older mines. The complete article can be seen here.
Ice Slicer – The Right Choice for Safe Winter Roads Ice Slicer Video – learn more about how Ice Slicer is a better choice than white salt for icy, winter roads: Use less product 40 to 100% more lane miles/truckload than white salt Fewer treatment cycles Clear roads faster with fewer return trips due to … Read more
Mine Tunnel Dust Control Issues Resolved Mine Tunnel dust control is easier with Desert Mountain Corporation. An Arizona mine was experiencing blowing dust and road de-stabilization as the traffic moved through this busy tunnel. We applied our popular dust control product, Road Loc, to this tunnel and several miles of their haul roads. Road Loc is … Read more
Nationwide Road Salt Shortage Predicted A nationwide road salt shortage is predicted for the 2018-19 winter. Even as storms were winding down last winter, roads departments were running short on their supply of road salt across the United States. Combine that with the issues that two top road salt manufacturers have announced for this winter, traditional road … Read more
Surface-Loc Dust Control for Special Event Parking This Phoenix, Arizona metro area special event parking lot is ready after an application of Surface-Loc dust control. Our high purity grade copolymer is excellent for binding the fine dust particles that cause blowing dust. It goes on milky white and dries clear. The attendees parking here will only … Read more
Dirt Road Dust Control – Challenges and Solutions Dirt road dust control challenges are troubling for housing developments and businesses alike. In 2012, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) reported that there were 1,357,430 miles of unpaved roads in the United States1. That accounts for nearly 35 percent of the more than 4 million miles of … Read more
Every member of a public works or roads department wants to ensure that they are keeping the roads clear during and after a winter snow event. Their friends and family are driving on the roads that they are plowing and treating with de-icing and anti-icing products. To provide the best response possible, here are … Read more